Things To Consider For SMSFs Buying Overseas Property
- Tuesday, October 18, 2016
A key benefit of establishing and operating a Self Managed Superannuation Fund (“SMSF”) is the ability to acquire overseas property through the fund. This can occur either by an outright purchase by the SMSF trustee or by borrowing using a limited recourse borrowing arrangement (LRBA).
There are however a number of considerations SMSF holders should take into account before embarking on overseas property investment, both for outright purchase of property and investment with borrowings.